46 years old Olusegun Oluwole has been apprehended by men of Ogun State Police Command for allegedly forcefully having carnal knowledge of his 17-year-old daughter.
A statement made available by the Ogun State Police Command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi stated that the suspect who was nabbed following a complaint lodged at Ibara police station by the victim came in the company of So-Safe Corps operatives.
It was reported that while she was sleeping in their one-room apartment at Amolaso area of Abeokuta at about 11:30 pm and her father having observed that others were fast asleep suddenly grabbed her and forcefully had sex with her with a threat to kill her if she refused to allow him.
"Upon the report, the DPO Ibara division, CSP Bernard Egbondiya, quickly detailed his detectives to the scene, where the suspect was promptly arrested.
"On interrogation, the father of six who confessed to the crime pleaded for forgiveness, claiming not knowing what came over him when he committed the crime."
The Commissioner of Police, Lanre Bankole, Oyeyemi revealed has ordered the transfer of the suspect to state Criminal investigation Departments for further investigation and possible prosecution, while the victim was taken to general hospital for medical treatment.